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I doubt it will hurt them, really. The people who get fired up over freedom of speech issues online and prudish censorship by companies aren’t going to be using much Yahoo has to offer anyway. Come to think of it, I couldn’t really tell you exactly what it is that Yahoo offers to users. A second rate email service, I guess. Repackaged Bing searches. A devolved Flickr. And now, what is essentially a censored tumblr. Don’t get me wrong, I think adult material should be something that one requests, not something that is pushed onto unsuspecting users. But by making part of tumblr essentially part of the dark internet, Yahoo crosses the line from protecting users from unwanted material, to picking and choosing what material they consider moral or appropriate for people. This treats all of us like children, and I’m past that point in my life. If a company can’t let me make my own decisions, then I will make a decision not to use their services.